|Israel Beat - Terra Rossa Gets Back to Israeli Nature - Ben Bresky|
Interview with Yishai Ben-Yaacov of the Israeli band Terra Rossa who draw their inspiration from nature and from the "crazy land " of Jerusalem and Israel. Hear about their new CD Wanderings and what the Kabbalah says about instrumental music. Plus, actor Drake from TV's Degrassi: The Next Generation talks about his Jewishness and his new rap career. And YoungArts' Sarah Arison and SocialMiami discuss Guava Rugelach, where cultures combine at Miamiâs Jewish Music Festival.
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; israel beat; israeli music; terra rossa; yishai ben-yaacov; nature; jewish; judaism; jerusalem; yerushalayim; music; israeli band
|Israel Beat - Israeli Singer David D'or Promotes Israel Through Music - Ben Bresky|
Interview with David D'or, Israel's famous 4-octive vocalist on his new CD "The World I'm Painting. " Hear his thoughts on representing Israeli and Jewish music on international stages. For full text article click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/news.aspx/137949 Plus, the forgotten 1970's David D'or. And, Gavriel and Ben discuss the controversial new pro-IDF song "I am Your Brother " by Amir Benayoun...
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; david dor; david d'or; israeli music; jewish singer; jewish music; jewish; judaism; israel; eurovision; rabbi jerusalem
|Jerusalem Poetry Slam - Ben Bresky - Israel National Radio|
Interview with Sadie Lynn and Chaya Goodman of the Jerusalem Poetry Slam, a monthy event that features local talent. Hear about the unique, organic difference between slams in Jerusalem and in the United States. Plus, David Kilimnick of the Off the Wall Comedy Basement talks about finding a wife in Israel. Plus, the top ten best versions of Maoz Tzur for Chanukah! Featuring Erran Baron Cohen, Craig Taubman, Cantor David Werdyger, Jan Pierce, Ben Kweller, London School of Jewish Song, Michael Veg...
Keywords: jerusalem poetry slam israel jewish judaism spoken word chanukah hanuka rabbi
|Israel Beat - Jewish Poetry Slam and Poems of Tisha B'Av - Ben Bresky|
This unique show features listener submitted poetry from Israel, Sri Lanka, Ukraine, America and more. The annual Israel Beat Poetry Slam features fresh, exciting voices on Jewish and Israeli topics. Featured writers include: * Ruth Fogelman of Jerusalem, with poems of Tisha B'Av and the new Dead Poets Society in Gush Etzion, * Ashira Malka from the Negev desert, * Ben Pincus from New York talks about Blood Oranges and the Disengagment, * Bernard J...
Keywords: bresky; Ben Bresky; jewish poetry; jewish poem; poems; poetry; tisha b'av; israeli music; poetry slam; judaism; rabbi; jerusalem
|Interview with "Yahad " Band Gaya - Ben Bresky|
Gili Liber of Gaya talks about his famous song Shir LeAhava (Yahad) and how it became a modern staple of the Israeli music scene.
Keywords: ben bresky; bresky; israle beat; israeli music; gaya; yachad; yahad; shir l'ahava; jewish; israeli; israel; judaism; torah; jerusalem
|Israel Beat - Yaakov Richland - Israeli hilltop youth folk music - Ben Bresky|
Somewhere in the hilltops of Samaria lives a young man who has a cabin, goats and a guitar. This is his story and his music.
Keywords: israel beat; bresky; ben bresky; samaria; shomron; hilltop youth; jewish music; israeli music; jewish; israel; judaism; torah
|Israel Beat - Kach Oti Lemalah - Jewish jam band in Gush Etzion - Ben Bresky|
We got backstage at teh Aharit Hayamim festival near Bat Ayin to talk with a young band called Kach Oti Lemalah who enjoys rocking out on the shofar and listening to Sly and the Family Stone.
Keywords: ben bresky; bresky; israel bat; kach oti lemalah; aharit hayamim; aharit; gush etzion; jewish music; judaism; jewish; israeli music; bat ayin
|Israel Beat - Hadasa Bau - Holocaust survivor at Klezmer Festival - Ben Bresky|
We travel to the Tzfat Klezmer Festival and meet up with Hadasa Bau, a Holocaust survivor and artist who enjoys painting pictures of the musicians as they perform.
Keywords: ben bresky; israel beat; bresky; hadasa bau; bau; holocaust; tzfat; safed; klezmer; klezmer festival; jewish music; jewish; israel
|Israel Beat - Jewish Folk Duo Elyon & hassidic Hollywood actor Steven Hill - Ben Bresky|
Eliezer Kosoy and Yonasan Hill form the duo Elyon and perform live on Israel National Radio. Yonasan talks about his famous father, D.A. Adam Schiff from TV's Law and Order and how he gave up big Hollywood contracts to become hasidic. The duo performs deep, soulful, from-the-heart acoustic melodies about overcoming adversity and keeping your eyes on the light. FOR FULL TEXT ARTICLE WITH PHOTOS click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/news.aspx/136256
Keywords: bresky; Ben Bresky; Elyon; Eliezer Kosoy; Yonasan Hill; jewish music; israeli music; israel; Adam Schiff; law and order; steven hill; mission impossible; judaism; faith
|Israel Beat - Torah Outreach at Boombamela Festival - Michael Golomb - Ben Bresky|
Passover synagogue services at a beach festival? Michael Golomb talks about spreading Jewish spirituality at Boombamela talks about spreading Jewish spirituality at Boombamela. Jerusalem based stand-up comic Eli Newman talks about how Americans speak Hebrew and other idiosyncracies. Plus music by Avraham Fried, the Moshav Band, Lior Kaminetsky, Majuda, Prodezra, and Agadetah.
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; israeli music; jewish music; boombamela; festival; beach; michael golomb; jewish; judaism; moshav; rainbow; passover; pesach
|Israel Beat - Jerusalem's Historic Pargod Theater, the Yellow Submarine & more - Ben Bresky|
Arie Mark talks about the historic Pargod Theater he started in Jerusalem's Nachlaot neigborhood which existed from 1969-2005. Hear about his own Holocaust story, plus adventures with Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, jazz bands and more Israeli musicians who have performed there over the years. Plus, The Yellow Submarine concert club, and Channel 24, Israel's music television. This program is 3 Weeks friendly.
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; israel beat; israeli music; pargod theater; yellow submarine; jerusalem; nachlaot; jewish music; jewish; judaism
|Israel Beat - Jewish Mexican Singer Yosef Daniel Live in the Studio - Ben Bresky|
Jewish Mexican musician Yosef Daniel performs exclusive acoustic tracks and tells about his unique spiritual journey from a church with Jewish roots, to Gush Katif and finally to Jerusalem. Plus, an interview with the organizers of HaTzeaka, "The Scream ", a unique prayer gathering and music festival in the middle of the Judean desert which culminates with a mass cry out to Hashem. Also, music from Elad Avraham and Sinai Tor.
Keywords: israel beat; ben bresky; bresky; yosef daniel; jewish mexican; jewish; desert scream; jewish music festival; israeli music; israeli; judaism
|Israel Beat - Jewish-Israel rock band haMAKOR - Live performance - Ben Bresky|
This week I travel deep into the heart of the Nachlaot neighborhood in Jerusalem to interview the young, up-and-coming band HaMakor. What I get is great live, acoustic jamming, crazy concert stories, joking around and an in-depth conversation on becoming ba'al teshuvah and rocking out to religion.
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; israel beat; hamakor; jewish rock; isralei rock; jewish music; israeli music; nachlaot; jerusalem; israel; jew; jewish; judaism
|Israel Beat - Oi Va Voi interview - Chill-Out Beats and Jewish Themes - Ben Bresky|
Interview with vocalist and trumpet player Lemez Lovas of the band Oi Va Voi on their concert series in Israel, their new CD and their music. Find out how this British band's versions of classic Jewish songs inspire crowds in Tel Aviv. Plus, Lemez talks about his side project, Shtetl Superstars Soundsystem.
Keywords: ben bresky; bresky israel beat; oi va voi; Lemez Lovas; jewish music; jewish; israeli music; Shtetl Superstars Soundsystem
|Israel Beat - Ron Wiseman's Jerusalem Reggae Fusion & Bob Marley' granddaughter - Ben Bresky|
Ron Wiseman talks about mixing Torah lyrics with reggae melodies and how it connects Jewish people to their roots. Plus, his role in a new documentary with Donisha Prendergast, granddaughter of Bob Marley who visited Israel to film a documentary on reggae music. Also, brand new awesome Jewish-Israeli music from A Groyse Metsie, The Shaygetz, Haymarket Riot, Hello Sid, Udi Davidi and Adi Ran. For more info email email@example.com
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; israel beat; israel national radio; ron wiseman; reggae; jerusalem; bob marley; Donisha Prendergast; israeli music; arutz 7; jewish music
|Israel Beat - Jewish singer Oneg Shemesh from Carlebach Moshav - Ben Bresky|
Oneg Shemesh performs live and talks about the power of music and prayer to bring about Jewish unity. Plus stories of growing up on the Carlebach Moshav, the founding of the Moshav Band and a wedding in a closed military zone in the Sinai Penninsula. For full text interview click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/news.aspx/136008 Plus, brand new Matisyahu "One Day " remix by Infected Mushroom, HaHaverim Shel Natasha, and Isaac Shiraz.
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; oneg shemesh; carlebach; moshav band; moshav; jewish music; jewish singer; israeli music; israel; jewish; judaism
|Israel Beat - Rabbi Shir Yaakov's Jewish Folk Electronic / Strum -n- Bass - Ben Bresky|
Interview with Rabbi Shir Yaakov Feinstein-Feit on his new acoustic CD "Zeh ", his hip-hop music with rapper Eprhyme on the Darshan project, and living in a Jewish retreat center. Plus, Latma TV's controversial new flotilla parody We Con The World, Yaakov Shwekey live in Efrat, Nava Tehila, Matisyahu, Infected Mushroom and more.
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; israel beat; rap; israeli music; rabbi; shir yaakov; feinstein-feit; darshan; Eprhyme; jewish music; jewish; jew; judaism
|Israel Beat - Rabbi Lazer Brody's Exotic Healing Melodies - Ben Bresky|
Rabbi Lazer Brody, a former IDF war hero turned motivational speaker has just released a new CD entitled Calming Waters, a collection of original compositions inspired by the nature of Israel. Hear Rabbi Brody talk about his life, his music and the Jewish connection to the Native American Cherokees. Plus, an exclusive Arutz 7 interview with Jewish music superstar Avraham Fried, new music from the Levins, and Aaron Catz's new project Silent Devotion.
Keywords: israel beat; ben bresky; bresky; lazer brody; lazer; brody; rabbi; jewish music; israeli music; israel music; israel; music; jewish; judaism; calming waters
|Israel Beat - Shtar - New Jewish Yeshiva Hip-Hop Band - Ben Bresky|
Interview with members of the new yeshiva hip-hop group Shtar. Hear how one of their members gave up a record contract in London to move to Israel and another member stuck to rapping because his rabbi told him to. For full text interview with video and photos click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/news.aspx/138270
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; shtar; jewish hip-hop; jewish rap; jewish; jewish music; israeli music; yeshiva; jerusalem; rabbi; israel; judaism
|Israel Beat - Chabadnik Bluesman Lazer Lloyd Rocks Out - Ben Bresky|
Chabadnik guitarist Eliezer "Lazer Lloyd " Blumen's new blues CD is making waves with both religious and secular audiences. Hear his take on whether or not the beard makes the man and some killer live solos. Plus, a journey through different versions of Hatikva - Israel's national anthem for Yom Haatzmaut, Israeli Independence Day. Including versions of Hatikva by Daniel Zamir, Marty Friedman of Megadeth, Sam Glaser, Dudu Fisher, Subliminal and rare historicalrecordings of Hatikva being sung at ...
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; israel beat; eliezer blumen; the beat; Lazer Lloyd; blues; jewish music; israeli music; hatikva
|Israel Beat - Interview with Klezmer Legend Giora Feidman on New CD - Ben Bresky|
Interview with klezmer clarinet legend Giora Feidman on his 40th (approximately) new CD, his theories on Jewish soul, klezmer music, and his mission in this world. For full text article click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/news.aspx/136695 Plus, awesome new Israeli music including hip-hop klez fusion from Solomon & So Called, Sinai Tor, Israeli country-western band Holler!, Jewish Mexican singer Yosef Daniel, and the ever popular Shuli Rand.
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; israel beat; israeli music; klezmer; giora feidman; jewish; jewish music; clarinet; jew; judaism
|Sephardic Jewish Music for the High Holidays with Aaron Hai - Ben Bresky|
Interview with Aaron Hai and Uriel Suliman from Hal'haka HeSepharadit HaYerushalmit, a new band of young musicians performing traditional Judeo-Middle Eastern music. Hear about how Uriel was almost arrested in the Old City and his performances in China and Taiwan. Aaron talks about the history of the Spanish-Jewish musical traditions and plays solo on the qanun. For video click here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p9fSYuxcqDU
Keywords: ben bresky; bresky; aaron hai; sephardic music; jewish music; qanun; sephardi; sefardi; middel eastern; uriel suliman; aaron haroon hai; aaronhai1; ARONICO; DARBUKA; riq; qanoun
|Israel Beat - Hasidic Hip Hop Beats with ProdEzra - Ben Bresky|
Interview with ProdEzra on his "beats l'shem shamayim, " hip-hop mixed with hasidic themes. Hear about how a Jerusalem yeshiva inspired him and how an old time singer Eli Lipsker offered his voice for hip-hop samples. Plus great new music from Tzfat based singer Meir Chaim, Jewish jazz with Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble, newcomer Gili Shushan, hasidic star Lipa Schmeltzer and mizrachi star Kobi Peretz.
Keywords: bresky; Ben Bresky; israel beat; israeli music; prodezra; jewish hip-hop; jewish rap; israeli hip hop; jerusalem; yeshiva; rabbi
|Israel Beat - interview with Shuly Nathan singer of Jerusalem of Gold - Ben Bresky|
Shuly Nathan (Also spelled Shulyi Natan) is famous for singing Naomi Shemer's Jerusalem of Gold (Yerushalayim Shel Zahav) in 1967. Here the inside story of how this Six Day War era song became a modern anthem for Israel and her life long work with the famous songwriter. For text article click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/Blogs/Message.aspx/3555
Keywords: bresky; ben brsky; shuli natan; shuly nathan; shuli nathan; naomi shemer; shemer; jerusalem of gold; yerushalayim shel zahav; jerusalem; six day war; jewish music; israeli music; israel; jewish; israel beat
|Israel Beat - Record Company President Ronny Vance Becomes Yeshiva Student - Ben Bresky|
"I don't think Bel Biv DeVoe will be visiting me in yeshiva, " says Ronny Vance, former president of Geffen and Interscope, the largest record companies in the United States. The man who signed 2Pac, New Edition, Gwen Stefani of No Doubt and countless other hits acts is now happy to spend his days learning in a Jerusalem yeshiva and helping Jewish-Israeli artists such as his former Shabbat guest Yonatan Razel, a young man he met on Birthright named DK Benjamin, and Israel's "next Johnny Carson, ...
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; israel beat; arut z7; ronny vance; isaac shiraz; israeli music; yeshiva; rabbi; jerusalem; music; jewish; judaism
|Israel Beat - Iddo Netanyahu's Holocaust Play - Ben Bresky|
Dr. Iddo Netanyahu's new play Happy End is an historical drama relevant for today. Yael Shmargad of the Herut Women talks about the play which will be performed at the organization's 60th anniversary this week. She also discusses the groups day care centers throughout Israel and how current child care is relevant for a Zionist organization founded in 1948 by Menachem Begin. FOR FULL TEXT ARTICLE click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/news.aspx/139449 Plus, Swedish metal band Sabaton ...
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; Israel Beat; Iddo Netanyahu; netanyahu; Holocaust; Play; herut; menachem begin; shoah; israel; israeli music; jewish music; jewish; jew; judaism; zionism; jerusalem; rabbi
|Israel Beat - Marsh Dondurma Ingathers Exilic Music at Red Sea Jazz Festival - Ben Bresky|
The Machane Yehuda marketplace, better known as the shuk, is where you can see fresh fruits and vegetables. But if you're lucky, you can also see Marsh Dondurma, a 15 piece band from Jerusalem. Percussionist Dotan Yogev talks about their new CD entitled Schuna, their performance at the Red Sea Jazz Festival in Eilat, and how Israeli audiences differ from others. Plus, new music from Tzfat based singer Avraham Meir, Psalms from Ron Kean and music from the Eilat Jazz Festival's new director, Avish...
Keywords: bresky; ben bresky; marsh dondurma; marsh; dondurma; shuk; israel; israeli music; jewish music; jewish; israeli; jerusalem; yerushalayim; judaism
|Israel Beat - Top Ten Best Chanukah Songs of All Time - Ben Bresky|
The top most awesome Chanukah songs. Got a favorite we forgot? Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Matisyahu - Miracle Peter, Paul & Mary - Light One Candle Tom Lehrer - Hanukkah in Santa Monica Yerachmiel Ziegler - Days of Light White Shabbos - 8 Nights Meshugga Beach Party - Oh Hanukah Metalish - Al Hanisim Shlock Rock - My Menorah Dr. Laz - I Wanna Be a Maccabee Gefilte Joe and the Fish - Hanukah Rocks Sarit Hadad - Let's Light a Candle South Park - Lonely Jew Adam Sandler - The Chanukah S...
Keywords: chanukah; haunukkah; hanuka; chanuka; israeli muisc; jewish music; bresky; ben bresky; jewish; jew; judaism; israeli; israel
|Worst Chanukah Song Ever! - Ben Bresky|
Worst Chanukah Song Ever! Now that I have you attention, here are some really great new holiday tunes including your requests for awesome cool Chanukah music. To download click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/Radio/News.aspx/2710 Subliminal and the Shadow - Banu Choshech Legaresh Groyse Metsie - Banu Choshech Legaresh Michelle Citrin - Left to Right Maccabeats - Candlelight Woody Guthrie - Hanuka Dance The Klezmatics - Happy Joyous Hanuka George Frideric Handel - Judas Maccabaeus - See t...
Keywords: Ben Bresky; bresky; Chanukah; hanuka; hanukkah; jewish music; jewish; music; israeli music; israeli; israel; judaism; matisyahu; carlebach; klezmatics; woody guthrie
|Torah Outreach at Boombamela Festival - Ben Bresky - Israel Beat|
When Guy Arnon and his wife Galia started producing the Boombamela festival, he didn't expect it to result in a bar mitzvah, especially not his own. The husband and wife team have been coming to Nitzanim beach for the past seven years for one of Israeli's best known and longest running beach festivals. This year it attracted about 15,000 - 20,000 people, mostly secular Israeli teenagers and twenty- somethings for three days of music, swimming and a new age vibe over Chol HaMoed Passover...
Keywords: ben; bresky; boombamela; michael; golomb; israel; jewish; music; israeli; boombamella; festival; israel beat
|Rapper Shyne Finds Judaism, Teams up with Jerusalem Rabbi - Ben Bresky - Israel National Radio|
Hear excerpts from a speech by Moshe Levi, also known as the hip-hop star Shyne about how he went from an imprisoned rapper in the United States to a yeshiva student in Jerusalem. Plus, an interview with Rabbi Eli Goldsmith, the rabbi behind the new Shyne lecture series and Erik Jakobs of Asiyah Media talks about the new Shyne acoustic DVD being recorded in Israel. For a full article including video and photos click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/140676 Also, the top 10 b...
Keywords: Shyne rapper jewish judaism israel jerusalem rap hip hop Rabbi Eli Goldsmith Moses Michael Leviy Levy Levi Jamal Barrow Belize prison